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catz2937
catz2937Graduate
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Well I've done it just completed W8R1, my husband & kids think I've lost the plot!! As I insisted they give me high 5s as I'm so elated that I've done it, that extra 3 mins didn't notice it, this is the best run I've done, after my first post saying the first 5 mins was hell & lots of you giving me encouragement & advice I slowed my pace right down & its definitely helped me, so happy ☺️☺️

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ju-ju-
ju-ju-Administrator

Brilliant, well done :)

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Dunder2004
Dunder2004Graduate

Excellent. Nothing wrong with losing the plot every now and then!

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50NotOut
50NotOutGraduate

Well done you!

Slowly slowly is the way to do it. It's a marathon, not a sprint. Well, it isn't really a marathon, thank goodness, but you know what I mean.

I'm a little bit ahead of you + like you found wk 8 not too bad (much better than wk 7.)

I have a sort of out of body experience where I think, Look, that's me, running. How on earth did that happen?!

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catz2937
catz2937Graduate

Yes that's exactly how I felt

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mancunianpoodle

That's fab! Well done you :)

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Hidden
HiddenGraduate

Wow ! I can almost see your happy face from here...Great going...slow is the way to go...high fives all round...

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misswobble
misswobbleGraduate

Ha ha! Works every time! So chuffed for you. You are quite sane, don't worry

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catz2937
catz2937Graduate
in reply to misswobble

Cheers thanks for that, still on a high should really go to sleep but still buzzing!

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misswobble
misswobbleGraduate

It's great isn't it. This new discovery that we can actually RUN! Yay! If you keep running you'll amaze yourself still further.

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old_git
old_gitGraduate

Nearly there now Catz. That's a very positive post so we can look forward to the graduation.

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catz2937
catz2937Graduate

Thanks yes I really think I've turned the corner now 😊

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PrincessStef
PrincessStefGraduate

congratulations graduation is in sight. You can always High Five everyone on here :)

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catz2937
catz2937Graduate
in reply to PrincessStef

Thanks for that just read where your up to well done your going to inspire me 😉

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